At the Proptech & SmarTech Convention ’23, Mr. Shehryar Rana from the Ravi Urban Development Authority (RUDA) took the stage to share his insights on the transformative Ravi Riverfront Project. His address at the Proptech & SmarTech Convention focused on how RUDA is incorporating innovative Proptech solutions to shape a sustainable urban future in Punjab.
Kicking off his address, Mr. Rana detailed RUDA’s commitment to redefining Urban Development. He emphasized the blending of modern comforts with environmental care, aiming to create a model urban space. Importantly, Mr. Rana’s discussion centered on Ravi City, envisioned to house millions, embodying a blend of innovation and sustainability.
Transitioning to technology, Mr. Rana highlighted RUDA’s initiatives in integrating smart city features like IoT solutions and smart grid systems into urban infrastructure. This includes a focus on enhancing the project’s efficiency and responsiveness to urban needs. Furthermore, he underscored the importance of robust infrastructure, including advanced highways and transportation networks, to support growing populations.
Moreover, Mr. Rana elaborated on RUDA’s focus on eco-friendly practices in architectural designs and urban planning. He pointed out the incorporation of green spaces, rainwater harvesting, and energy-efficient buildings, emphasizing their role in creating a balanced urban environment. Additionally, Mr. Rana discussed the deployment of digital solutions for challenges like smart parking and public transportation tracking, improving residents’ quality of life.
In his concluding remarks, Mr. Shehryar Rana from RUDA encapsulated the transformative vision of the Ravi Riverfront project. Emphasizing the future as ‘now’, he presented the Ravi City as an embodiment of modern, inclusive, and environmentally conscious urban living. His commitment to integrating smart technologies, sustainable practices, and community-centric development is not just a blueprint for the Ravi Riverfront but a model for future urban developments globally.
For detailed understanding of Mr. Rana’s vision and the groundbreaking work being done at RUDA, watch the full speech here.